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Taxon: Phlebodium aureum (L.) J. Sm.

 
Genus: Phlebodium
Family: Polypodiaceae
Nomen number: 27742
Place of publication: J. Bot. (Hooker) 4:59. 1841
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 01-Sep-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • golden polypody  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • gold-foot fern  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • hare-foot fern  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • rabbit-foot fern  (Source: Dict Gard) - English
  • hartassbräken  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Zander ed14; Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)
  • Medicines: folklore ((but probably refers to another species in the Polypodiaceae))

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHEASTERN U.S.A.: United States [Florida, Georgia (s.)]

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Antigua and Barbuda, Bahamas, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, United States, [Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands, U.S.] Virgin Islands (British)
    • NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: French Guiana, Guyana, Suriname, Venezuela
    • BRAZIL: Brazil
    • SOUTHERN SOUTH AMERICA: Paraguay


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. et al. 1996. Flora of St. John, U.S. Virgin Islands. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 78:1-581. Note: = Polypodium aureum L.
  2. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson. 2012. Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource) URL: www.skud.info
  3. Boggan, J. et al. 1997. Checklist of the plants of the Guianas, ed. 2
  4. Breedlove, D. E., ed. 1981-. Flora of Chiapas.
  5. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage
  6. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  7. Funk, V. et al. 2007. Checklist of the plants of the Guiana Shield (Venezuela: Amazonas, Bolivar, Delta Amacuro; Guyana, Surinam, French Guiana). Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 55:1-584.
  8. Howard, R. 1974-1989. Flora of the lesser Antilles. Note: = Polypodium aureum L.
  9. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  10. Lasser, T., ed. 1964-. Flora de Venezuela. Note: = Polypodium aureum L.
  11. McGuffin, M., J. T. Kartesz, A. Y. Leung, & A. O. Tucker. 2000. Herbs of commerce, ed. 2 American Herbal Products Association, Silver Spring, Maryland.
  12. Personal Care Products Council. INCI
  13. Proctor, G. R. 1985. Ferns of Jamaica. A guide to the pteridophytes British Museum (Natural History), London, United Kingdom. Note: = Polypodium aureum L.
  14. Proctor, G. R. 1989. Ferns of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 53:1-389. Note: = Polypodium aureum L.
  15. Steyermark, J. A. et al., eds. 1995-. Flora of the Venezuelan Guayana. Note: = Polypodium aureum L.
  16. Stolze, R. G. et al. 1976, 1981. Ferns and fern allies of Guatemala. Fieldiana, Bot. 39:1-130; n.s., 6:1-522. Note: = Polypodium aureum L.
  17. Tryon, R. M. et al. 1993. Part V. (18. Aspleniaceae - 21. Polypodiaceae). Pteridophyta of Peru. Fieldiana, Botany new ser. 32:134. Note: = Polypodium aureum L.
  18. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986-2000. European garden flora.

Check other web resources for Phlebodium aureum (L.) J. Sm. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • Flora del Conosur: Catálogo de las Plantas Vasculares del Conosur
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?27742. Accessed 15 September 2019.